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National Zoo's panda cam falls victim to government shutdown

Panda watchers around the world are faced this morning with the bleak reality of the US government shutdown also shutting down the popular panda cam.

By October 1, 2013

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Glowing robotic tentacles populate this Petting Zoo

AI creatures at an avant garde installation in France interact with visitors through movement, sound, touch, and illumination. The neon kind.

By September 17, 2013

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Taronga Zoo through Google Glass

See the inhabitants of an Australian zoo through the eyes of the keepers with Google Glass. It's close-up footage -- and super, super cute.

By July 29, 2013

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Taronga Zoo through Google Glass

See the animals of Taronga Zoo through the eyes of the keepers with Google Glass.

By July 25, 2013

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Microsoft deal throws in free game with purchase of Xbox 360

The first 50 to buy the latest "12 Days of Deals" offer at a Microsoft Store will get two free games.

By December 17, 2014

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Science definitively proves that kissing is gross

When we kiss, we're not only sharing a passionate embrace with our lover, but also around several million bacteria. Here's why that might not be such a bad thing.

By November 17, 2014

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Petting Zoo (iOS)

Petting Zoo is a quirky and absolutely charming app, but because it's structured more like a picture book, pass it up if you're looking for a traditional level-intensive game.

By March 20, 2013

5 stars Editors' rating March 20, 2013

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Meerkats and otters and tortoises, oh my!

London Zoo is live streaming its meerkats, otters and Galapagos tortoises as a test of a new wireless technology known as white space.

By October 13, 2014

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What's Darth Vader doing riding a bus?

Photographer Thomas Dagg superimposes characters and symbols from the "Star Wars" universe onto everyday images from life here on Earth. The results will whisk you to a galaxy not so far, far away.

By October 29, 2014

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Snake-bot scales sandy slopes with sidewinder slither

Carnegie Mellon's modular robotic snake is able to traverse sandy environments, thanks to lessons learned from sidewinder snakes.

By October 9, 2014